After reviewing more provisions of the agreement, the Cubs’ position appears a touch stronger.
Archive for January, 2014
Pierce Johnson doesn’t make the cut on this one, but Jorge Soler is much higher than on other lists.
The price was extremely high in December. Not sure there’s any reason for it to come down just yet.
The Cubs’ pitching coach is happy about the depth the Cubs can now afford him, but is that enough?
There’s another quality arm on the market now. What does it mean for the Cubs?
Anthony Rizzo projects to be quite good, as does … Javier Baez?
Although he’s a smaller guy, Black can pump it up there with the best of ’em. Future reliever? Maybe not.
Up from the five-spot last year, behind the Astros, Twins, and Pirates.
Are the Cubs in a good position to add outfield signage? How much does the contract really matter?
The best ceiling in the minors? The best future player in the bigs? Is this all too much?
The Cubs are signaling an intention to proceed with the right field sign. So what happens now?
No one expects the Cubs to pursue Ervin Santana or Ubaldo Jimenez, but should they?
There will be 10 televised games this year, up from six last year.
The Cubs missed on Masahiro Tanaka, which could impact Samardzija in a number of ways.
There is a wealth of available talent coming from Cuba right now.